Complacent Electorate

Reuters published today results of a poll claiming nearly 70% of NY voters want Gov Patterson to stay in office. Yet the same article claims that 60% of NY voters also think he is and will be ineffective in office. So it’s come to this. We expect nothing of our elected officials. We don’t expect ethical behavior. We don’t expect good judgment. We don’t expect results.

We are a sad, complacent lot.

Full story here:  NY voters dislike governor, want to keep him | Reuters.

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